Men's Volleyball Hosts Hilbert in AMCC Opener

Men's Volleyball Hosts Hilbert in AMCC Opener

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's volleyball team opens Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) play with the Hilbert Hawks at home tonight, beginning at 7 p.m.

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Penn State Behrend News & Notes:

* The Lions enter the AMCC match on a six-game winning streak
* Behrend defeated Mt. Union on Tuesday night (27-25, 25-20, 27-25)
JP Goodsel (Corry, PA/Corry) led with 11 kills for Behrend
* Setter Alex Jackson (Cochranton, PA/Cochranton) dished out 20 assists and Adrian Martinez (San Juan, Puerto Rico/Wesleyan Academy) had a team-best 12 digs
* Senior middle hitter Cody Schnur (Butler, PA/Butler) continues to lead the conference in hitting percentage (.403)
* During tonight's match, we will be celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the AMCC

Hilbert News & Notes:

* The Hawks picked up their first victory in 39 games dating back to April 2, 2016
* Hilbert defeated Sage on Saturday, 3-1 (25-15, 25-17, 17-25, 25-15)
* Brad Converse tallied 20 kills and four aces in the win
* Last week, Converse tallied 25 kills (3.57 k/s) with an impressive .391 attack percentage
* Converse leads the AMCC with 3.19 kills per set

Series History:

* The Behrend Lions hold a 13-0 record against the Hawks
* The all-time series began in 2012
* Last season, Behrend swept Hilbert 3-0